Louis van Gaal will be looking to continue his huge overhaul of the Manchester United squad this summer, and on top of his exit list is Portugal international Nani. The 28-year old had some excellent seasons at Old Trafford, but a series of injuries have halted his form and progress with the club.
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Luis Nani is somewhat regarded as the forgotten man at Manchester United of late, despite the Portuguese winger lighting up his hometown country’s domestic league whilst on loan at his former side Sporting Lisbon. Today the 28-year old has claimed that Manchester United have told him he has a future at the club.
Many will have forgotten that Luis Nani is still a Manchester United player, but the Portugal international still has plenty of time on his contract at Old Trafford despite being out on loan all season-long. The 28-year old is having a wonderful season for Sporting Lisbon, and could well have a future at United.
Today marks the day Manchester United announce the signing of Marcos Rojo. A promising Argentine central defender who will no doubt bolster our defence. At 24, the young defender still has time on his side, and in my opinion is a great signing for Manchester United. That being said, I still hope there are more to come.
With Louis Van Gaal due to begin his work at United tomorrow, the future of a number of players in the current squad would likely be rather unsure. A criticism often thrown in United’s direction last season was that the squad had too much “deadwood”, the players who make up this contingent seems to be open for debate but there are a few usual suspects.
Manchester United’s inconsistent winger Nani could be used as part of a deal to land Juventus’ midfield enforcer Arturo Vidal, according to the Manchester Evening News. Louis van Gaal is an admirer of Vidal, but contact is yet to be made regarding the 27-year old midfield maestro.
Manchester United winger Nani has certainly endured a frustrating season at Old Trafford, having made just 13 appearances in all competitions – and only two since the turn of the year. According to some media sources, he could be on his way to Juventus for just £4million this summer.
Nani is somewhat the forgotten man around Old Trafford recently, and after a lengthy period on the sidelines it seems as though the Portugal international could be in-line for a return sooner than we anticipated. Nothing official has been said on the matter, but as you can see from the picture below, Nani is training again.
Our loss to the hands of Stoke City blew away any optimism that was brewing due to the win against Cardiff and the signing of Spanish playmaking maestro Juan Mata. The record signing has had two solid if not spectacular games in the famous red jersey producing two assists in two games averaging an assist every 87 minutes.
Manchester United winger Nani, has admitted that David Moyes convinced him to stay at Old Trafford and pen a new five-year contract that will keep him at the club into his thirties. The 26-year old suffered an injury-hit season last year, and a consequence of that was poor performances when he did play.